Giant luminous arcs in galaxy clusters

Narasimha, D. ; Chitre, S. M. (1988) Giant luminous arcs in galaxy clusters The Astrophysical Journal, 332 . pp. 75-80. ISSN 0004-6256

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The gravitional lensing of an extended source, for example an elliptical galaxy by a transparent lens in the form of a cluster of galaxies, is studied to account for the narrow arclike features observed in the cores of clusters.

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